• Willie gets another break

    Coenie van Wyk will start at fullback for the Cheetahs against the Reds in Bloemfontein on Saturday.

    He comes in for Willie le Roux, who is being rested as per Saru's agreement with the franchises. Le Roux also sat out the game against the Chiefs in Hamilton.

    There are no other changes to the team that beat the Force in Perth.

    Cheetahs – 15 Coenie van Wyk, 14 Cornal Hendricks, 13 Johann Sadie, 12 Francois Venter, 11 Raymond Rhule, 10 Joe Pietersen, 9 Sarel Pretorius, 8 Willie Britz, 7 Boom Prinsloo, 6 Heinrich Brüssow, 5 Francois Uys (c), 4 Carl Wegner, 3 Coenie Oosthuizen, 2 Torsten van Jaarsveld, 1 BG Uys.
    Subs: 16 Stephan Coetzee, 17 Danie Minnie, 18 Maks van Dyk, 19 Steven Sykes, 20 Tienie Burger, 21 Tian Meyer, 22 Willie du Plessis, 23 Rayno Benjamin.

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    Simon Borchardt